Aug. 07, 2020
DHSS launches new electronic COVID-19 case reporting system

Jul. 27, 2020
Missouri pediatricians and state health department encourage parents to seek preventative care

Jul. 24, 2020
$20 million in CARES Act funding authorized for Missouri’s home and community based services providers

Jul. 24, 2020
DHSS issues five new medical marijuana facility licenses

Jul. 21, 2020
COVID-19 testing available to state legislators during special session

Jul. 16, 2020
Community COVID-19 testing events continue throughout Missouri

Jul. 10, 2020
Missouri's rate of opioid deaths decreasing

Jul. 09, 2020
Missouri officials release CARES Act funding “toolkit” for local governments

Jul. 08, 2020
DHSS releases results of COVID-19 testing events held in southwest Missouri

Jul. 01, 2020
Missouri’s Pregnancy-Associated Mortality Review board publishes first annual maternal mortality report

Jun. 23, 2020
Health authorities respond to outbreak in southwest Missouri

Jun. 23, 2020
Departments of Health and Senior Services and Natural Resources partner with University of Missouri on project to test domestic wastewater for Coronavirus

Jun. 23, 2020
Community COVID-19 testing events continue throughout Missouri

Jun. 22, 2020
Protect yourself from tick and mosquito bites this summer

Jun. 19, 2020
DHSS launches investigation into fraudulent medical marijuana certifications

Jun. 16, 2020
First medical marijuana facilities in Missouri complete commencement inspections

Jun. 15, 2020
Guidance for visitations transitions at Missouri long-term care facilities

Jun. 05, 2020
Missouri’s medical marijuana program publishes first annual report

Jun. 04, 2020
Community COVID-19 testing events continue throughout Missouri

Jun. 01, 2020
Online map and text number will help families locate local summer food programs

May. 25, 2020
Statement from Dr. Randall Williams, Director of Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services

May. 23, 2020
State continues refinements to COVID-19 dashboard

May. 22, 2020
Community COVID-19 sampling events to be conducted throughout Missouri

May. 15, 2020
Officials distribute antiviral treatment to hospitals throughout Missouri

May. 15, 2020
Missouri launches online one-stop-shop for PPE needs

May. 01, 2020
Additional COVID-19 results in from asymptomatic testing from Buchanan County food plant

Apr. 30, 2020
Initial COVID-19 results in from asymptomatic testing from Buchanan County food plant

Apr. 23, 2020
Missouri’s expanded testing strategy rolled out in Buchanan County

Apr. 23, 2020
Increased testing capacity allows Missouri to expand criteria for patient testing

Apr. 14, 2020
DHSS settles two medical marijuana facility appeals

Apr. 13, 2020
Recovered COVID-19 patients encouraged to donate plasma to treat current patients

Apr. 02, 2020
Waivers provide greater access to delivery of health care by advanced practice registered nurses

Mar. 28, 2020
COVID-19 Testing Available for First Responders and Health Care Workers

Mar. 24, 2020
Missouri leaders protect food supply, agriculture businesses

Mar. 24, 2020
WIC operations continue in Missouri

Mar. 23, 2020
DHSS emphasizes importance of individuals decreasing potential exposure to COVID-19

Mar. 19, 2020
Missouri officials take regulatory action to address child care needs amid COVID-19 outbreak

Mar. 14, 2020
Missouri’s fifth case of COVID-19 reported in Greene County

Mar. 14, 2020
Presumptive positive COVID-19 case announced in Henry County

Mar. 12, 2020
Missouri WIC issues first eWIC cards

Mar. 11, 2020
Missouri opens novel coronavirus information hotline

Mar. 03, 2020
DHSS releases draft rule revisions and new FAQs for medical marijuana

Feb. 28, 2020
CDC releases revised COVID-19 guidance for health care professionals

Feb. 27, 2020
DHSS Director Williams meets at White House to discuss federal, state and local health officials’ strategic alignment on COVID-19

Feb. 11, 2020
Missouri is ‘high performer’ in public health emergency preparedness

Feb. 10, 2020
Missouri DHSS and partners continue planning and preparing for novel coronavirus

Jan. 31, 2020
DHSS issues certifications for medical marijuana seed-to-sale entities

Jan. 31, 2020
State seeks organizations to provide nutritious meals to children during summer month

Jan. 27, 2020
DHSS provides update on novel coronavirus (nCoV)

Jan. 23, 2020
DHSS issues licenses for medical marijuana dispensary facilities

Jan. 22, 2020
Missouri DHSS monitors novel coronavirus

Jan. 10, 2020
DHSS continues to urge flu vaccination

Jan. 10, 2020
DHSS issues licenses for medical marijuana-infused products manufacturing facilities

Dec. 26, 2019
DHSS issues licenses for medical marijuana cultivation facilities

Dec. 23, 2019
DHSS announces certification of medical marijuana transportation facilities

Dec. 23, 2019
WIC Continues to Improve the Health of Missouri’s Women, Infants, and Children

Dec. 19, 2019
DHSS issues certifications of medical marijuana testing facilities

Dec. 17, 2019
DHSS announces public forum on medical marijuana vaping issues

Dec. 09, 2019
First flu-associated deaths reported in Missouri

Dec. 05, 2019
DHSS announces timing for medical marijuana facility license issuance